Changing your subscription from one plan level to another on LocalArea.com is easy to do.
Once logged into your User Dashboard, you’ll find the Navigation Panel on the left side of your screen with a number of links running down the page.
To change your plan level, first click on the My Businesses link and you will see a listing of all businesses you own. The Plan column shows the current plan level for each of your owned businesses, as seen below:
Upgrading or Changing Your Plan
If you have a Free plan, you will see a link to Upgrade next to your business in the Plan column. If you have a Silver or Gold plan, you will see a link to Change your plan instead.
In either case, clicking Upgrade or Change will bring you to the below screen where you can upgrade or make other changes to your plan level.
On this screen, you can make any changes you’d like including:
- Selecting a different plan level for your business
- Selecting a different billing frequency
Once you have made your desired change, click the Change Plan button. If you are upgrading your plan, you will be taken to the payment page where you can enter your payment details.
If you have made a purchase on LocalArea.com in the past any saved payment methods will be available for use. Click on the Use This Card button next to a saved card to use it for payment, or you can enter new card details.
Note: Be sure to enter any Promo Codes on the billing page to receive the desired discount.
Once payment has been processed successfully, your business plan will be upgraded and you can verify this by looking in the My Businesses page under the Plan column.
If you are downgrading your plan, you will see a message like the one below showing the date your downgrade will go into effect, based on the end of your current billing cycle.
You will also see the note showing the business is scheduled for a downgrade in your My Businesses page under the Plan column, as seen below:
If you wish to downgrade from a paid plan to a free plan, simply follow the instructions above and select the Free Plan then click Change Plan to change your business to a Free Plan.